MLB Standings after Aug 20 in 1953 season

AMERICAN LEAGUE
  Home Away
NY Yankees 81-38 .681 ---- 40-19 41-19
Chi White Sox 72-47 .605 9.0 32-27 40-20
Cleveland 65-52 .556 15.0 33-20 32-32
Boston 67-55 .549 15.5 32-31 35-24
Wash Senators 59-62 .488 23.0 31-28 28-34
Philadelph As 48-71 .403 33.0 22-40 26-31
Detroit 44-74 .373 36.5 22-38 22-36
StL Browns 42-79 .347 40.0 17-46 25-33
NATIONAL LEAGUE
  Home Away
Brooklyn 81-37 .686 ---- 48-12 33-25
Mil Braves 73-47 .608 9.0 35-23 38-24
St Louis 64-53 .547 16.5 37-21 27-32
Philadelphia 64-55 .538 17.5 35-22 29-33
NY Giants 57-60 .487 23.5 30-27 27-33
Cincinnati 53-67 .442 29.0 30-34 23-33
Chi Cubs 45-72 .385 35.5 30-31 15-41
Pittsburgh 40-86 .317 45.0 23-39 17-47
American League Games
Cleveland 13, Detroit 7
NY Yankees 7, Wash Senators 0
National League Games
St Louis 5, Chi Cubs 3
Brooklyn 10, NY Giants 0
Pittsburgh 5, Philadelphia 2